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Table 2 Survey results: Factors related to delayed reports and errors in reports

From: Impact of two interventions on timeliness and data quality of an electronic disease surveillance system in a resource limited setting (Peru): a prospective evaluation

Related Factors % Among Responders
n = 44
% (C.I.)
Delayed reports  
   Away due to Military assignments 68.2 (52.4 – 81.4)
   Limited access to communication tools (phone, PC) 40.9 (26.3 – 56.8)
   Forgetfulness in reporting 36.4 (22.4 – 52.2)
   Electronic system's deficiencies 25.0 (13.2 – 40%)
   Time constraints 18.2 (8.2 – 32.7)
   Lack of training 2.3 (0.1 – 12)
Errors in reports  
   Lack of training 36.4 (26.4 – 47.3)
   Electronic system's deficiencies 30.7 (21.3 – 41.4)
   Time constraints 26.1 (17.3 – 36.6)
   Limited access to notification guidelines 18.2 (10.8 – 27.8)